Malvina Halterman

19 April 1817–7 December 1880 (Age 63)
White, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Malvina

When Malvina Halterman was born on 19 April 1817, in White, Tennessee, United States, her father, John Halterman, was 29 and her mother, Mary Ann Sevier, was 24. She married Elijah W. Denton on 18 September 1834, in White, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Tennessee, United States in 1870 and Civil District 4, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States in 1880. She died on 7 December 1880, in White, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Quebeck, White, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elijah W. Denton
Malvina Halterman
Marriage: 18 September 1834
Tilman H. C. Denton
Elijah Curlee L Denton
Eliza Denton
John H. Denton
Mary E Denton
Smith J. Denton
Sarah E Denton
Milla Denton
Nancy Jane Denton
Malvina Denton
Margaret E Denton
Tolbert F Denton
Andrew J Denton
Mildred A Denton
Forester Roger Denton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 September 1834White, Tennessee, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 2
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 3
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    1835 · The Hermitage is Built
    Age 18
    The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of North German Haltermann: habitational name for someone from any of the places in Westphalia and Hanover called Haltern.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (14)

    • Minerva Halterman in entry for Forrest Roger Denton, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
    • Melvina Denton in household of Elijah Denton, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Maloina Haldeman in entry for Elijah Curlee L. Denton, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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